This lesson from Lynnette Penacho first appeared as a part of the Get It Scrapped Membership class “Canvas.” When it comes to building the foundations of her digital scrapbooking layouts, Lynette Penacho is a HUGE fan of shapes. Her shape tool is by far my most favorite of her digital scrapbooking arsenal–it’s the digital equivalent […]
Hearts are the perfect way to convey passion, love and affection on your scrapbook pages. Whether you are trying to communicate a love between two people, a love for a particular object, or simply a love for life–hearts are definitely a good place to start. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we’ll explore inspiration […]
In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we’ll explore how the creative team has played with geometric shapes within their scrapbook pages. The benefit to working with geometrics is that they are versatile: You can combine and manipulate the pieces for different effects. They’re interesting. They aren’t necessarily feminine. Most geometric prints have a secondary […]
Texture is tactile. When you add texture and dimension to your scrapbook page, you engage the viewer’s sense of touch — another sense in addition to sight. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, We’ll see how using journaling treatments with texture will help you draw your viewer in on another level. Click here to […]
When you’re scrapbooking photos of people, you’ve got an opportunity to document and show more than is immediately obvious. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we will look at 3 different approaches for scrapbooking portraits. Click here to see the original blog post with designer notes here.
Holidays always provide a touchpoint for looking at the traditions that endure and the inevitable changes that occur over time. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we take a look at personal Thanksgiving experiences over time. Click here to see the original blog post with designer notes here.
A popular photography goal in recent years is to achieve a successful Bokeh effect, in other words to take a photo in which out-of-focus points of light are rendered appealingly. The good news for scrapbookers who don’t have the lens or the skill to get this look with a camera is that there are now […]
Tribute pages that celebrate the impact of others on your life are a treasure to include in your albums. Quite often, the most impactful people in our lives are teachers. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we will see how the Get It Scrapped Creative Team scrapbooks teachers who’ve played a key role in […]
Using a grid structure for organizing your photos, title, journaling and embellishments is a great way to organize all of the elements on a page. It’s a classic design that never goes out of style. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we’ll see examples or how the Get It Scrapped Creative team keeps the […]
Inspiration truly is EVERYWHERE–including right under your very nose! We accumulate hundreds of mementos and objects throughout our lifetime. As such, our own homes are natural places to begin the search for scrapbook page inspiration. In this video blog by Christy Strickler, we’ll explore ideas for how you might translate that inspiration to your scrapbook […]